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The Moorings Inn Waterfront

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Reviewed 1 October 2014

This is a wonderful place. We arrived around midnight and the hotel looked like it was shut down for the night. But our room was lit up and I could see the keys on the bed through the sliding glass doors. (It doesn't work this...More

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Response from MooringsInn, Manager at The Moorings Inn WaterfrontResponded 22 October 2014

Late check ins are part of coming to an island in Maine. Yes, we will leave the light on for you! Waking up to that historic sharp beauty. The lighthouse wing suites have both a sunrise and sunset deck. It would be our pleasure for...More

Reviewed 15 September 2014

My wife love the Bar Harbor area. It’s where we honeymooned roughly 10 years ago. We hadn’t been back and after being turned off by the crowds on Cape Cod last summer, we decided to return to Acadia. At the suggestion of a friend, we...More

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Response from MooringsInn, Manager at The Moorings Inn WaterfrontResponded 22 October 2014

We are so happy to be here for a reminiscence of your honeymoon. Southwest Harbor is often more tranquil than what can be busy Bar Harbor. We love when guests embrace spending more time on the property, as you can see the entire mountain range...More

Reviewed 8 September 2014

Majestic Waterfront View of the Bay/Inlet Harbor , with Lobster boats coming and going from the ocean , also Hinckley Sailboats & Hinckley Picnic power boats anchored on mooring balls in Southwest Harbor behind the Moorings Inn, it a beautiful site to see these fine...More

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Response from MooringsInn, Manager at The Moorings Inn WaterfrontResponded 22 October 2014

We are so happy we are a fit for your Acadian visits. The Hinckley family formerly owned this inn. They turned what was their summer house into an inn during the Great Depression. In fact the matriarch of the Hinckley family named the inn, the...More

Reviewed 3 September 2014

We stayed here after a day at Acadia National Park. We arrived at night and left the next morning, which we really regretted, because the most amazing thing about this inn is its amazing ocean view. We booked two rooms: my husband and I had...More

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Response from MooringsInn, Manager at The Moorings Inn WaterfrontResponded 22 October 2014

Thank you for relaxing into the magic of the Moorings. A generationally local family owned seaside inn we most certainly are. I have made a note about the water pressure for the plumbers. If we can enhance the pressure we will. Stargazing at night is...More

Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

We stayed for two nights in the dauntless suite. Beside it needs a bit of renovation (wallpaper falls down from the wall) it was not as clean as it could have been. The housekeeping left the unclean dishes in the room and as we moved...More

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Response from MooringsInn, Manager at The Moorings Inn WaterfrontResponded 12 September 2014

Thank you for coming to stay and enjoying the ocean view suite. The owner has seen this review as well. We continuously do renovations to preserve this historical property. Our apologies for the inconveniences you experienced. I have talked to housekeeping to make sure that...More

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"ocean or Inlet view"
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"If you are looking for a serene and beautiful setting this is for you. Lovely Inn."
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"the lighthouse wing has views of harbor and ocean"
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"We stayed in a second floor suite with two bedrooms as there were three of us, The suite also had a..."
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